New PDF release: American Literature and the New Puritan Studies

By Bryce Traister

This e-book comprises 13 unique essays approximately Puritan tradition in colonial New England. brought on by way of the turning out to be curiosity in secular reports, in addition to postnational, transnational, and postcolonial critique within the humanities, American Literature and the hot Puritan reports seeks to symbolize and enhance modern curiosity in a box lengthy famous, besides the fact that problematically, as foundational to the research of yankee literature. It invitations readers of yankee literature and tradition to think again the position of seventeenth-century Puritanism within the construction of the USA of the US and its consequent cultural and literary histories. It additionally documents the numerous transformation within the box of Puritan experiences that has taken position within the final area century. as well as re-reading renowned texts of seventeenth-century Puritan New England, the amount comprises essays curious about unknown or lesser studied occasions and texts, in addition to new scholarship on post-Puritan files, monuments, and historiography.

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